The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Documents in which Alexander 1. is mentioned

9.1.1815

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

Senest 3.5.1817

Dionisio Bulzo

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bulzo gives instructions concerning the commission for a monument to the British governor-general...

1.7.1817

Stanisław Mokronowski

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Mokronowski thanks Thorvaldsen for accepting the commission for the equestrian statue of Józef Po...

10.9.1817

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanisław Mokronowski

Thorvaldsen notes that his conditions for executing the equestrian statue of Józef Poniatowski ha...

21.10.1817

Redaktørerne ved Leipziger Zeitung

Omnes

This newspaper cutting reports that the Russian Zar and King of Poland Alexander 1. on 6.9.1817 h...

13.6.1818

Jørgen Koch

Jonas Collin

Koch writes about Thorvaldsen’s works and commissions. The sculptor has completed Mercury a...

22.8.1818

Jørgen Koch

C.F. Hansen

Thorvaldsen is pleased that his native country now acknowledges his achievements with a large com...

18.9.1820

Redaktørerne ved Dagen

Omnes

Notice mentioning, among other things, Thorvaldsen’s expected arrival in Warsaw.

5.10.1820

Redaktørerne ved Allgemeine Zeitung

Omnes

Allgemeine Zeitung reports on Thorvaldsen’s visit to Berlin and Dresden, on his coming visi...

7.10.1820

Redaktørerne ved Dagen

Omnes

A newspaper reports that Thorvaldsen has arrived in Warszaw.

6.11.1820

Redaktørerne ved Dagen

Omnes

Newpaper report on the congress of Troppau.

7.11.1820

Redaktørerne ved Il Messaggere Tirolese

Omnes

Thorvaldsen arrives in Vienna after a stay at Troppau, where he met the Russian and the Austrian ...

17.12.1820

Redaktørerne ved Allgemeine Zeitung

Omnes

The commentary for this document is not available at the moment.

17.1.1821

Christian 8.

Christian 8.

Visits Thorvaldsen in his workshop, where he meets the Russian general Alexander Ivanovich Osterm...

24.1.1821

P.O. Brøndsted

Holger Halling Aagaard

Brøndsted mentions four busts recently completed by Thorvaldsen.

9.9.1823

Paul von Nicolay

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

1824

NN

Omnes

The commentary to this encyclopedia article is not available at the moment.

10.1.-26.6.1824

Luigi Bienaimé

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this account is not available at the moment.

Februar - december 1824

NN

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this account is not available at the moment.

27.3.1824

Leon Potocki

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Potocki urgently requests a definite date of delivery of the moulds for the equestrian statue of ...

5.1.1827

Børge Thorlacius

Johan Gunder Adler

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

29.9.1827

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Eduard Schmidt von der Launitz

The commentary for this document is not available at the moment.

30.12.1827

Aleksander Ivanovitj Osterman-Tolstoj

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Osterman-Tolstoj has commissioned a bust of Zar Alexander 1., cf. A715 or A46, which Thorvaldsen ...

December 1828

Karl Morgenstern

Bertel Thorvaldsen

A dedication to Thorvaldsen in a booklet.

8.1.1829

Frederik Ferdinand Friis

Just Mathias Thiele

Thorvaldsen’s own comments to the manuscript of J.M. Thiele’s first biography of Thorvaldsen.

Mellem 1832 og 1836

Dorota Barbara Czartoryska

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Czartoryska asks Thorvaldsen to let her know if the enclosed cameo is lifelike. If he thinks that...

1.3.1837

Redaktørerne ved Kjøbenhavnsposten

Omnes

The commentary for this document is not available at the moment.

March 1840 & 1820

Christine Stampe

Omnes

The script of Christine Stampe’s memoirs on Thorvaldsen. This is the 58th part of 60 in all.

1850

J.C. Riise

Omnes

The commentary for this document is not available at the moment.

Probably around 1850

Just Mathias Thiele

Just Mathias Thiele

Thiele’s notes on Thorvaldsen’s journey to Rome in August-December 1820.